From magnificent houses and mighty castles, to stunning coastline and dramatic landscapes, there’s plenty to explore in the North West.
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A tower of scones...
We’ve racked up some pretty amazing culinary statistics in the North West this year.
Between us, we’ve eaten 200,000 scones (that’s enough to build a tower 4 feet square and 450 feet high!) and drank enough tea and coffee to fill a swimming pool. What else have we eaten and more importantly, what can you enjoy this autumn?
Join the Great British Walk
Corridors and ancient privys...
In praise of corridors and ancient privys: we're exploring the unsung architecture of our places in the North West.
Celebrating Cumbria’s edible heritage
This season we're urging fans of the BBC TV series ‘Great British Bake Off’ to 'Grab your birch twig whisk and goose feather pastry brush' and get baking, 1700s style.
Take a break. Just here...
At Bickerton Hill we’re working to restore the lowland heath - it's one of the world’s rarest and most endangered landscapes.
Heroes of Adventure
Quarry Bank explores the effects of the First World War on their families in this unique exhibition, Heroes of Adventure.